College of Business Ph.D. Calendar

2020-2021 Academic Year 

 

Item

Notes

Fall 2020

Spring 2021

Summer 2021

Dissertation  

The Graduate College holds a number of thesis and dissertation formatting workshops during the semester.  Click the following for the current schedule

 

 

 

Research

The Graduate College holds a number of research workshops during the semester.  Click the following for the current schedule

 

 

 

Graduation

Last day to have an approved plan of study on file

July 24, 2020

December 11, 2020 

TBA 

Courses

Last day to submit Admission to Candidacy Form to be enable to enroll in dissertation course for the semester

August 31, 2020

 January 19, 2021

 TBA

Courses

Last date to drop courses for semester without consequences

August 28, 2020

January 15, 2021

May 21, 2021

Payment

Last day to pay tuition and fees

August 31, 2020

January 19, 2021

May 24, 2021

Graduation

Last day to submit Application for Degree to Graduate College

September 11, 2020

January 29, 2021

TBA

Funding

Deadline for submitting Dissertation Year Support applications

TBD

 

 

Graduation

Last day to revise and approved plan of study

September 21, 2020

February 22, 2021 

 TBA

Dissertation

Last day to submit completed doctoral dissertation (submitted in PDF or Word format to GraduateWriting@fau.edu  or a printed draft copy delivered to Building SU-80, Suite 106) to the Graduate College for approval. Signed signature page(s) printed on bond paper must be included with the dissertation along with Transmittal Memo.

November 16, 2020

April 5, 2021

TBA

Courses Last day to drop a course or withdraw without receiving an “F” October 30, 2020 March 26, 2021 July 23, 2021
Dissertation Last day to submit final dissertation package to the Graduate College, , including electronic dissertation (ETD) to the FAU library and ProQuest Publishing. December 7, 2020  April 26, 2021 TBA 
Graduation Commencement  December 17-18, 2020 May 6-7, 2021 August 10, 2021

 

 

 

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FT Executive Education Rankings

FT Executive Education Rankings

FAU College of Business’ executive education professional development programs ranked #11 in the U.S. and #1 in Florida in the Financial Times Executive Education Rankings.

Online Grad Programs

Best Online GRAD Business Programs

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Online MBA programs

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Online Veterans

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